Can SEPTA Refuse to Make a Settlement on My Case?

SEPTA Accidents
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After being injured in a SEPTA accident, you will file a claim with the proper authorities. But, that is when the waiting game begins. You may find yourself waiting several days or even weeks for a response. Then, you may be disheartened by the fact that instead of offering a settlement, SEPTA refuses your claim…

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Can I Sue SEPTA for Negligence? It Depends

SEPTA Accidents
Can I Sue SEPTA for Negligence

If you were to slip and fall while at Wal-Mart, you may be able to sue them. But, what happens if you were a passenger on a SEPTA bus and you are injured in a motor vehicle collision? Suing the government for negligence is not as straightforward as it is for suing a member of…

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Can You Sue SEPTA for Negligent Hiring of Their Drivers?

SEPTA Accidents
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When an accident is caused by the negligence of another driver, that driver is usually held at fault for the injuries and damages sustained in the accident. But, what if that driver worked for SEPTA, and his or her negligence falls on the employer? When an employee acts negligently and does so during the course…

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Do You Need a Lawyer to File a SEPTA Claim?

SEPTA Accidents
SEPTA Station

Public transportation accidents are much more common than you might realize. While Philadelphia has one of the biggest public transportation systems in the country (alongside cities like New York and Los Angeles), there are hundreds of deaths and thousands of injuries that occur each year due to SEPTA’s negligence. SEPTA, standing for the Southeastern Pennsylvania…

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